Current Perspectives and Differential Diagnosis in Epidermolysis Bullosa

  • Robin A. J. Eady


Epidermolysis bullosa is the name given to a number of genetically determined diseases that share the major characteristic of a tendency to develop blisters and erosions in the skin, and sometimes the mucous membranes, after mild trauma. These hereditary disorders should be distinguished from other genetic and acquired diseases (see below) and should not be confused with epidermolysis bullosa acquisita.


Epidermolysis Bullosa Acta Derm Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa Epidermolysis Bullosa Simplex 
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